A 23-year-old female asked:
What can cause pain in the upper right part of the stomach? Should i be worried?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Abdominal pain: Causes of right upper abdominal pain include but are not limited to: Bile duct inflammation; gallstones; gallbladder cancer; gastritis; hepatitis; kidney infection, stone or cancer; hiatal hernia; peptic ulcer, pericarditis; liver hemangioma, abscess or cancer; fecal impaction; bowel obstruction & injury. It is best to have chronic abd pain evaluated. Severe abdominal pain = ER.
Answered on Oct 31, 2015
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!